Sooner or later, most parents are going to be asked: “Dad, can I get that Fila Brasileiro puppy?”
Instead of ignoring the question, parents are advised to ponder whether their clan is ready for a dog, especially a Fila Brasileiro, according to Sharon Bergen, senior vice president of education and training for Knowledge Learning Corporation, the country’s leading provider of early childcare.
When considering “should the family get the Fila Brasileiro” Bergen suggests parents ascertain the pros and cons of bringing the Fila Brasileiro to the family prior to acquiescing to a child’s request. “The Fila Brasileiro can teach children responsibility and become a welcome addition to the household-or it can be a regret,” she is quoted as saying. Bergen advises families think about the following before committing:
Questions to Ask Before Deciding Should You Get The Fila Brasileiro Puppy
Who is going to care for the Fila Brasileiro? Households must come to an agreement in advance who is to be in charge of walking feeding, bathing and cleaning up after the Fila Brasileiro.
Is there room for the Fila Brasileiro, and does your landlord allow dogs? Families living in townhouses or apartments may prefer a cat, a bird or fish, rather than the Fila Brasileiro. Check with the library or Internet to find out more about Fila Brasileiros to learn if another animal may be more suited for your family.
Rearing the Fila Brasileiro is time consuming and not cheap. Your family has to realize that they may have to forego existing activities to properly care for the Fila Brasileiro. If the idea seems too daunting, you might consider waiting until the child is committed enough to help care for the Fila Brasileiro.
Conclusion: Should You Get A Fila Brasileiro
Bergen recommends the entire family meet the Fila Brasileiro prior to deciding to take it home. Rearing the Fila Brasileiro is a big commitment, so think carefully before adopting one.
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